Baccalaureate Mission Statement of the Carver School of Social Work:
Campbellsville University’s Baccalaureate Social Work Program stresses academic excellence and personal growth within a nurturing, Christian environment. The program expands the University’s mission in advancing students toward continued learning in all aspects of life with specialized emphasis on the professional application of generalist social work practice. Scholarship, leadership, and Christian service are practiced as a part of the baccalaureate program with encouragement and emphasis placed on continuation throughout life. As a facilitator of progressive change, the social work program strives to teach service within diverse communities, organizations, groups, families, and individuals, all in the context of Christian service.
The Baccalaureate Social Work Program at Campbellsville University is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
Social Work Program Goals:
The social work program at Campbellsville University will:
- Prepare students for competent practice as generalist-level social workers with client systems of various sizes and types;
- Prepare students for practice with diverse populations, locally, regionally and nationally;
- Provide content about the social context of social work practice, the changing nature of that context, the behavior of organizations and the dynamics of change;
- Prepare graduates to demonstrate acquire values, ethics and beliefs that are universal in the social work profession and helpful in preparing students for leadership and Christian service;
- Prepare graduates that are aware of their responsibility to continue their professional growth, development and education.